US Coast Guard searching for missing jet skier off Florida Keys

Man reported missing on Christmas Day


MIAMI – The U.S. Coast Guard is searching for a man who disappeared while riding a jet ski off the Florida Keys.

In a news release, the agency said 52-year-old Carlos Garcia-Cruz was reported missing Tuesday by his girlfriend.

The news release says the man was last seen wearing a life jacket on a blue and white jet ski. He left Marathon on Saturday and was expected to return on Christmas Eve.

No additional information is available.